Suzannah Weiss
www.suzannahweiss.com
I'm a freelance writer and editor whose work has also appeared in The Washington Post, The Village Voice, Vice, Salon, Glamour, Teen Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Marie Claire, Refinery29, and more. I hold degrees in Gender & Sexuality Studies, Modern Culture & Media, and Cognitive Neuroscience, which I use mainly to over-analyze trashy television and argue over semantics.

Latest Articles

This Online Tool Lets Employees Anonymously Report Sexual Harassment

Even as allegations continue to make headlines and sobering reports reveal how widespread sexual harassment and assault in the workplace are, until recently, many people didn't feel safe to speak up until now. Most still don't. A 2016 Equal Employmen…
By Suzannah Weiss

5 Ways To Manifest Your Dreams In 2018, According To A Psychic

If things haven't been going your way this year, there's hope: 2018 is a promising year for manifesting your dreams, psychic Deborah Graham said in a recent workshop. Eight is a lucky number: It represents wealth in China and Japan, and it's a rotate…
By Suzannah Weiss

Dreaming About A Bear Can Reveal Something Major About Your Relationship

Your dreams may feel like a weird collage of random images, people, and events, but they could actually reveal a lot about what's going on in your head. So, if it's been on your mind, chances are your relationship will show up in your dreams. And if …
By Suzannah Weiss

9 Little Hacks For Feeling Less Guilty

Last week, I was catching a flight from San Jose to Boston when I passed a vending machine full of makeup. "What a useless thing to have in an airport," I thought. My next thought was, "I should get something." You see, I'm trying to get comfortable …
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Ways To Tell You've Outgrown Your Job — And Should Look For Another One

In exchange for the work we contribute to our companies, we can expect a few things from them. Along with paying us, they should provide us with the opportunity to grow professionally. This means learning new skills, tackling problems we haven’t face…
By Suzannah Weiss

8 Hacks To Stop Being So Indecisive All The Time

There's nothing quite like the distraction and stress of being unable to make a decision. You think you've arrived at a choice, then you remember a few small details you overlooked, and you're back to where you started. Your mind spins in circles, tr…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Ways To Be Monogamish, AKA The Middle Ground Between Monogamy & Polyamory

Many people are taught that being monogamous is the only way to be in a relationship. If they're aware of any other possibility, it's polyamory. But what if monogamy and polyamory both fall short for you? What if the thought of your partner seeing so…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Signs Breaking Up With A Friend Was The Right Thing To Do

Three years ago, I went through one of the hardest "breakups" of my life: One of my best friends decided we part ways. I spent the following three years brainstorming ways to get her back — until it occurred to me that maybe, this friend breakup was …
By Suzannah Weiss

How To Tell If You're Spending Too Much Time With Your Partner

Some couples are glued at the hip, while others treasure their alone time. So, spending too much time with your partner means different things to different people. However, its effects are pretty much the same for everyone: You'll start to resent the…
By Suzannah Weiss

These Behaviors Don't Seem Like Cheating In A Relationship But Could Be

Most people know you should avoid cheating, but it's not always clear what that means. Different people define cheating differently, which means that some things that may not seem like cheating actually are in some relationships. It depends what you …
By Suzannah Weiss

How Seeing A Clarity Coach Made My Life Seem Way Less Scary

Thinking often feels like an uphill battle against my brain. Between fuzzy-headedness, indecisiveness, and over-analysis, I try to avoid the amount of time I spend inside my head. But if I could think more clearly, I know my work and my life would be…
By Suzannah Weiss

This Is Your Biggest Weakness In Relationships, According To Your Sign

Very few people, if any, find relationships easy. We all deal with our own challenges, and one thing that influences which challenges we deal with in relationships is our astrological sign. The good news is that, by understanding your astrology, you …
By Suzannah Weiss

Here's The Weirdest Thing People Love About You, Based On Your Sign

Your astrological sign can influence some major aspects of your life, like your biggest challenges and who you end up with romantically (under some philosophies, at least). But it can also influence smaller things — like your adorable quirks. There's…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 YouTube Channels That'll Teach You About Sex Better Than Porn Can

It’s often said that porn is bad sex ed, but that doesn’t mean all videos are. In fact, one of the best sources of information about sex these days is YouTube. And with YouTube videos’ short, digestible format, you can put these on when you get dress…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Sites That’ll Teach You More About Sex Than You Ever Learned In School

If you ask people where they learned the most about sex, chances are that most of them won’t say “school.” The only thing many of us learned about sex in school, is not to have it. (If we were lucky, we might have learned how to put a condom on a ban…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Signs Your Obsession With Saving Money Has Turned Unhealthy

Our society tends to believe that the more money you can save, the better. There's a ton of advice on saving money out there, and while there's a ton on how to spend it as well (aka advertising), spending more than you need to is generally frowned up…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Reasons You Should Go Out By Yourself, Even If You're In A Relationship

Even though I'm in a relationship, I'm a huge fan of going out alone. I love to travel alone, and even when I'm in the same place as my partner, I often spend the evening by myself. Since this is some of my most valuable time, I think there needs to …
By Suzannah Weiss

This Is How Long You Should Wait To Break Up With Someone

It’s usually better to break up sooner than later so that you end your relationship on a good note rather than dragging it on and on. But you also want to be sure about the breakup before you do it, and it can be tough to strike the balance between t…
By Suzannah Weiss

7 Things I Will Never Again Put Up With In Bed

When I first started having sex, I was so excited to be having it, I didn’t really care about the specifics — like how respectful my partner was, whether I orgasmed, or how we interacted outside the bedroom. But now, there are things I won’t put up w…
By Suzannah Weiss

5 Sex Toys That'll Give Your Vagina A Workout

When you think about working out, your vagina probably isn't one of the body parts you consider. But there's a lot to be said for exercising your pelvic floor muscles, and fortunately, there are a lot of toys to help you do it. Exercise can be fun! …
By Suzannah Weiss